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Smaller receivers find role in modern offenses, and for good reason

Slot receivers such as Wes Welker have become an integral part of many of the pass-oriented offenses in the NFL.

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 Jerome Bettis was No. 5 in NFL history in rushing when he retired and is still No. 6 nine years later.

Bettis & the Hall: Case for Bus remains as strong as bronze

What more resume does Jerome Bettis need to land in the Pro Football Hall of Fame?

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 Antonio Brown -- 12 reception in first two games

Game Three Matchup: Steelers vs. Panthers

A look inside the Steelers' matchup with the Panthers, including who to watch for on both sides of the ball and three keys to the game.

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Head-to-head: Reigning defender of the year does it all

As Steelers coach Mike Tomlin put it, Panthers LB Luke Kuechly is one of the best in the business, but even that might be an understatement.

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 First published September 23, 1974

40th Anniversary Season: Steelers, Broncos Struggle to 35-35 Tie

Sept. 22, 1974: After 3 hours and 49 minutes, five quarters and 160 plays, the Steelers and Broncos were still tied yesterday at 35-35.

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 Cam Newton of the Carolina Panthers slaps hands with the fans after defeating the Detroit Lions 24-7 during the game at Bank of America Stadium on September 14, 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Leader of new wave of NFL quarterbacks awaits Steelers

Stopping Carolina quarterback Cam Newton will be the No. 1 defensive priority Sunday night.

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NFL Commissioner Goodell apologizes, pledges changes to domestic violence policy

Roger Goodell said “I got it wrong” and outlined initiatives to improve the NFL’s handling of domestic violence and sexual assault cases.

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 NFL commissioner Roger Goodell

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell to discuss domestic violence issues today

Goodell is holding a 3 p.m. news conference in New York on the league’s personal conduct policy and domestic violence issues.

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 Mike Mitchell was penalized on this hit on Ravens receiver Steve Smith in the third quarter Sept 11. Mitchell said he will start aiming for the knees on tackles to avoid fines and penalties for high hits.

On the Steelers: Mike Mitchell to change tackling style to avoid fines

Steelers safety Mike Mitchell is frustrated by penalties and fines that force him to aim for knees when tackling.

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 Cortez Allen breaks up a pass intended for Dennis Pitta Sept. 11 against the Ravens. The Steelers are one of three teams that haven’t forced a turnover this season. “We have to get people in longer-yardage situations to get those turnovers,” defensive coordinator Dick LeBeau said.

Steelers notebook: Lack of turnovers still huge issue

Turnovers point way to winning and losing, and few teams know that better than the Steelers.

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 The Steelers' Mike Mitchell dives to try to stop Ravens' Owen Daniels in the third quarter Sept. 11 at M&T Bank Stadium.

No fines for Steelers' Mitchell and Polamalu

Mike Mitchell and Troy Polamalu were penalized for unnecessary roughness, aiding the Ravens on a touchdown drive that gave them a 17-6 lead.

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 The Steelers' Maurkice Pouncey signs autographs before the start of a game against the Ravens last week at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore. He is one of the Steelers' player representatives for the NFLPA.

Compromise leads to new drug policy in NFL

Steelers notebook: NFL's new drug policy takes shape, appeases owners and players.

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 Steelers' Le'Veon Bell carries next to offensive coordinator Todd Haley during practice on the South Side Wednesday.

Le'Veon Bell stresses need for balance in Steelers offense

Tailback Bell sees a need for more-balanced offense from Steelers, and he would be in the middle of it.

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 Antonio Brown picks up six yards against the Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium Thursday in Baltimore.

Gerry Dulac's Steelers chat transcript: 9.17.14

Gerry Dulac fields questions this week about Big Ben, Daniel McCullers and the Arizona-Pittsburgh connection.

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 Steelers tackle Marcus Gilbert looks on as he is beaten by the Ravens Elvis Dumervil, who sacks quarterback Ben Roethlisberger at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore Thursday night.

On The Steelers: Sacks continue to plague right tackle Marcus Gilbert

Marcus Gilbert has allowed four sacks in two games this season, but coach Mike Tomlin isn't ready to replace him in the offensive line.

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NFL, players agree to new performance-enhancing drug policy

The new rules mean the Broncos’ Wes Welker and two other suspended players can return to their teams this week.

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 Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is picked up by teammate Chris Kemoeatu after he threw the winning touchdown pass to Santonio Holmes against the Cardinals in Super Bowl XLIII in February 2009.

Ex-Steeler Kemoeatu recovering from kidney transplant

The living donor was his older brother Ma'ake, a former Baltimore Raven.

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Jerry Micco's sports chat transcript: 9.17.14

Pirates and Steelers talk dominate this week’s discussion with the Post-Gazette’s sports editor.

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 Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is sacked by Ravens' Elvis Dumervil in the second quarter at M&T Bank Stadium Thursday night, September 11, 2014.

Ed Bouchette's Steelers chat transcript: 9.16.14

Ed takes your questions on the Steelers who are on the road again Sunday night against Carolina.

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 The Steelers' Mike Mitchell dives to try to stop the Ravens' Owen Daniels in the third quarter of Thursday's loss in Baltimore.

Tomlin: Steelers defense must do better with 'fundamental things'

Through the first two weeks of the season the Steelers are among the worst teams in rush defense, turnover ratio, tackling and penalties.

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Dulac's Picks

Gerry Dulac's NFL Forecast: Week 2

Dulac’s picks this week start with Thursday night football featuring the Steelers and the Ravens.



Those 0-2 teams better get started now

Those sputtering machines in New Orleans and Indianapolis had better fire up soon....

Lions cut Ogletree, call up Seisay

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) -- The Detroit Lions have released wide receiver Kevin Ogletree and signed cornerback Mohammed Seisay off

Fantasy Football

Fantasy Fool: Week 3 Starters & Benchwarmers

If you’re looking for help with your real starting lineup conundrums, read on.

The Fantasy Fool: Rough week gets rougher

After a week the NFL would love to forget, things managed to get uglier still once the players took to the field.



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